Web hosting is the foundation of every blog. It increases your blog’s traffic, improves its SEO, and ensures that your blog is accessible 24/7. But choosing a hosting site isn’t easy. Apart from the fact that you need to dig deeper into knowing each one, you can also get lost with the many hosting services out there. Here we’ll help you avoid that as we’ll show you the best hosting sites that’ll surely boost your blog to greater heights.
Creating video content for a blog that is really able to engage viewers can involve a lot of different factors. At the end of the day however the goal should be to attract attention and interest viewers, and keep them interested through to the end.
While that is often easier said than done, it is far from impossible. In fact here are 5 tips in particular that may help you to come up with far more engaging video blog content: [Read more…]
Choosing a good domain name is as equally important as choosing a name for your newborn child, if not more so, because, unlike people’s names, you can’t reuse a domain name that’s already taken. You also have to keep in mind that the name you choose will be your brand; thus, it should be catchy and short enough to be memorable, preferably with a top-level domain.
Your domain name can give you a successful online presence or it can bury you in the virtual world. A carefully crafted one can draw traffic to your blog and build your brand. And, like a spouse, it’s something you’ll have to live with. You can change it, if necessary, for compelling reasons but you’ll have to redirect and deal with other consequences. From this perspective, you’ll want the perfect domain name when you launch your blog. [Read more…]
One of the most distinctive technological trends of the last few decades has been the proliferation of consumer technology. Once this meant televisions and washing machines – now the term extends to laptops, smartphones, games consoles, smart speakers, smartwatches…the list lengthens every day. It’s a dynamic, fast-moving world, with an unending succession of shiny new products.
Tech fans love it but also struggle to keep up at times. How do you know that the latest smartphone or HD TV is worth the investment? Reviews by people who’ve already bought or had a chance to test the product are the best way to find out.
Enter tech bloggers. [Read more…]
Of the estimated 500 million blogs online, only a handful are generating six- to seven-figure incomes per month. These are the likes of Arianna Huffington, Mike Arrington and Pete Cashmore, in the million-dollar marks, and Pat Flynn of SmartPassiveIncome.com, and Michelle of makingsenseofcents.com, earning over $100,000 a month, to name some.
Most bloggers are not as savvy in blogging or as committed to their blogs, for various reasons. They are not maximizing the potential of their blogs, with too much time and effort gone to waste, or they’re not serious enough, like posting at irregular intervals, or writing articles that do not offer valuable information. If you have a blog but would like extra income from online sources aside from blogging, here are some ways to do it, at your own time and pace: [Read more…]
Websites including blogs continue to grow online. In 2017 alone, the number of websites that went live was almost 2.5 million with each having 3.7 users. This is concrete proof that blogs are now being recognized as a valuable resource by small companies and private individuals.
It’s a fact, though, that many people who are just starting a blog prefer to use the free blogging platforms such as WordPress and Blogger. They have their own reasons for doing that such as being cost-effective and being able to avoid possible downtime. It’s understandable to do that for a start but if you have a blog that you’re bent on keeping for the long term and you want to earn income from, choosing the self-hosted route is a good option. [Read more…]
Let’s face it: Apple has a lot of great ways to backup your photos and when you’re a travel blogger, that’s absolutely essential. Sometimes, though, life takes you off the beaten path and using their cloud storage isn’t as reliable enough. Your photos are the lifeblood of your travel blog — they give readers the detail that helps your words come to life. If you lose those once in a lifetime snapshots, you won’t be able to fully share the experience. That’s why it’s important to have a foolproof method of backing up your data no matter where you are. [Read more…]
Blogger outreach is undoubtedly time-consuming. Not only do you need a laid out plan, but you also must follow the right technique. Because of this, most people fail to use this strategy correctly. However, you can avoid failure by using the best blogger outreach tools. We’ve compiled the best ones to help drive more traffic and revenue to your blog.
As an entrepreneur, you became your own boss to pursue a dream. You started your journey with passion, and if you want to be wildly successful, you’ve got to keep that flame lit.
When you think back on your life, you’ll find that passion has always been behind every success you’ve achieved – even as a young kid. Whether you landed the lead role in a play or scored the highest on an exam, passion drove your actions to pursue those goals. You wouldn’t have pursued them otherwise. [Read more…]